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NEW YORK— The stock market needs to see a therapist. Investors seemed buffeted from every corner: Plunging oil prices, signs of a slowdown in Europe and fear of Ebola on the downside; strong corporate earnings and reassuring jobs market figures on the upside. Investors are afraid that Europe could slip into another recession, perhaps deeper than the one it emerged...
FBI Director James Comey says encrypting data stored on smartphones and computers could hurt criminal investigations, and evidence reviewed by The Associated Press shows that the child abuse case in Los Angeles from summer 2011 is a powerful, compelling argument. But at least three other examples the FBI director has cited are not so cut and dry.
The investor said on Twitter Friday that he planned to buy the stock because of its low valuation.
Despite Google's earnings miss, RBC Capital Markets analyst, says this is a great value play in the Internet space.
The doves are flying. Is there any doubt that, when it really comes to who influences markets, central banks rule the world?
Twitter has launched an in-app audio streaming service, in the hope that users will spend more time on its application.
Another fitness watch is out on the market and this one aims to help users easily keep tabs on their vital statistics.
Companies making headlines before the bell Friday:
This is still a great business, says Daniel Ernst, Hudson Square Research, breaking down Google's quarterly results and providing his thoughts on the company's outlook.
James Dix, securities analyst at Wedbush Securities, comments on Google's third quarter earnings and explains why he is neutral on the stock.
CUPERTINO, Calif.— Apple's skinnier iPads and flashy big-screen iMac are sleek and stunning. It puts Apple in the middle of a wide range of consumer transactions, underscoring Apple's value as a brand and giving people a powerful new reason to buy iPhones, iPads and other gadgets. But Apple is launching its new service at an ideal time, says Gartner tech analyst Van...
Rob Enderle, President and Principal Analyst at Enderle Group, says weakness in Google's top line was unexpected and explains what means for the tech giant going forward.
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 16- Google Inc's decelerating advertising business is masking the stellar growth of significant but little-noticed business components such as sales of digital music, software and mobile devices. On Thursday, Google reported weakening growth in ad volumes in the third quarter, fanning worries on Wall Street about the Internet company's...
Victor Anthony, Managing Director at Topeka Capital Markets, says Google is still seeing strong growth despite missing expectations for its third quarter earnings.
Steve Grasso says Google stock remains attractive despite an earnings miss.
Rick Munarriz, Senior Analyst at the Motley Fool, says the slower pace of growth in the number of paid clicks was the only "dark spot" in the online giant's quarterly results.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 16- Google Inc's revenue fell short of Wall Street's expectations as growth in Internet advertising slowed in the most-recent quarter, offsetting a modest improvement in ad pricing, sending its shares down about 3 percent. That was down from the 25 percent growth rate that Google delivered in the second quarter. Shares of Google fell 2.7...
WASHINGTON, Oct 16- The White House on Thursday nominated Michelle Lee to be director of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, which the former executive with Internet giant Google Inc has led on an acting basis since January. Her nomination is subject to approval by the U.S. Senate.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday: Google, SanDisk, Xilinx & more.